ashley rose, / Foter.com / CC BY-NC-ND While watching a program I was reminded of a tragic wrongful death earlier this year. The parents of a 20-year old woman who died of drug overdose while inside an Arrowhead, Oklahoma rehabilitation facility, decided to file a wrongful death lawsuit for the facility’s alleged negligence. Media outlets […]
Earlier this year a New Jersey jury orders Roche Holding AG (ROG) to pay $18 million in product liability and personal injury damages to two former users of Accutane in a verdict on Accutane inflammatory bowel disease trial. Roche is the developer and manufacturer of Accutane, a drug intended for treatment of acne. The plaintiffs […]
According to the CDC, it looks like more bad news related to the recent recent Meningitis outbreak… another person has died from the fungal spinal meningitis that is associated with tainted vials of epidural steroid injection shots used to treat back pain. This brings the number of deaths to 15. This victim was from Indiana, two […]
Doctors, nurses and other health care providers spend a great deal of time learning how to treat a great variety of illnesses and physical maladies. As a group they are professionals dedicated to helping alleviate the ailments that can plague mankind. Unfortunately, health care providers can also make mistakes. When mistakes are made the effects […]
“American Bandstand” or your local dentist’s office? FoxNews.com reported a lawsuit filed last month by a Syracuse, New York woman against her dentist who allegedly punctured her sinus cavity during a tooth extraction. The lawsuit claims the Dentist, Dr. George Trusty, was dancing to the 70’s hit “Car Wash” while using a drill on the woman’s molar.